Last spring, CCFC & Center for Digital Democracy filed an FTC complaint against Google, charging the company with unfair and deceptive practices in connection with its new YouTube Kids app. Yesterday, Google announced changes to the app. These changes are completely inadequate. Rather than responding to our concerns, Google's changes to YTK are designed to allow Google to escape responsibility for allowing advertisers to use deceptive and unfair practices in marketing to the young children. | Read more.
Smart boards. Smartphones. Tablets. E-books, apps and more. The rapid influx of new screen devices and software poses a special challenge for the early childhood community and parents of young children. That's why CCFC, the Alliance for Childhood, and TRUCE have created Facing the Screen Dilemma: Young children, technology and early education. Download your free copy today!